Discuss how contemporary activities of these two branches of the U.S. government compare and contrast with the intentions of the founders. Use specific examples, and include support from at least 3 sources, 1 of which can be your textbook. Your examination of the topic should include information about the following:

  Structure and makeup of Congress
  Differences between the House of Representatives and the Senate
  Powers granted to Congress and the President under the Constitution
  Checks and balances of power, considering Congress, the President, and the judiciary
  Roles and responsibilities of the President
  Evolution of presidential power
  How bills become laws
  Format your assignment as one of the following: